Clubs and Honor Societies

Active Minds

Active Minds focuses on raising awareness and advocating for mental health, reducing stigma associated with mental health issues, building connections and strengthening student community.

Meets: TBA

American Red Cross Club

The American Red Cross Club is composed of students who work with the international Red Cross Organization to volunteer to complete activities related to the Red Cross mission. In past years we have collected money for disaster relief in USA and around the world, sponsored blood drives, collected toiletries for veterans and / or comfort kits, and raised money toward vaccines for children in developing countries.

Meets: Thursday after school, typically twice a month

Asian Student Union (ASU)

Asian Student Union

Basketball Minds

Providing academic support for Reservoir basketball team hopefuls

Meets: TBA

Best Buddies

Best Buddies is a organization dedicated to establishing a global volunteer movement that creates opportunities for one-to-one friendships, integrated employment, leadership development, and inclusive living for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Mettings: TBA

 

Black Student Union (BSU)

Unite students who are interested in diverse African and African-American culture. Provide leadership experiences and participate in school and community service.

Meets: TBA

Book Club

Student lead book club.

Meets: TBA

Chess Club

Student play chess with other students of varying levels.

Meets: TBA

Class of 2023

Plan events, community service for the class of 2023

Meets: TBA

Class of 2024

The official Class Board for the Class of 2024. A place for any member of the 2024 Class to get involved in planning all of the official class activities.

Meets: Weekly during advisory Location TBA

Cosmetology Club

Reservoir’s Cosmetology Club aims to encourage others to practice self love and self care through means of skincare, haircare, makeup, and nails!

Meets: TBA

Creators Cafe (Creative Writing Workshop)

The Creators' Cafe hosts bimonthly meetings in which club participants would bring original writings and we would collectively critique them for future use/publication.

Meets: TBA

Dance Team

Dance team performs during half time at football and basketball games.

Meets: TBA

DECA

DECA is a business club with the objective of improving educational and career opportunities for students in the areas of marketing, business management, accounting, and entrepreneurship.

Meeting time: Wednesday 2:15 - 4:00 pm 

Regular Club meetings will be held monthly in the Media Center

Weekly meetings will be in held Room 301 to help those students who wish to improve their skills for competiton and conference attendance. 

Educators Rising

Educators Rising, also previously known as Future Educators of America (FEA) is an Honor Society here at Reservoir High School made up of students who aspire to be involved in the community. Educators Rising takes part in organizing activities throughout the school and focus on servant leadership opportunities.

Meets: TBA

Environmental Club

The environmental club works to make Reservoir and the surrounding community more sustainable and environmentally friendly.

Meets: Wednesdays 2:15-3pm room 208

French Club

We meet twice a month to discover francophone culture, movies and food!

Meets: Room 319 times TBA

French Honor Society 2022/23

Inducted members meet for French discussion, food and film.

Meets: Room 319 last Monday of the month

Gators Give

Service and leadership based group. Community service projects. Intergenerational projects.

Meets: TBA

Gender Sexuality Alliance (GSA)

GSA works to make Reservoir a more accepting, safe, and affirming environment for everyone in the LGBTQIA+ community.

Meets: Room 208 Thursdays, 2:15-3pm

Girls Who Code

Girls Who Code is on a mission to close the gender gap in technology and to change the image of what a programmer looks like and does.

Girls Who Code meets alternatively with RHS Coding Club.

Meets: Thursday from 2:45 - 4:00 pm in Room 301

Ice Hockey Club

The Reservoir Ice Hockey Club exists to teach and train young athletes the fundamentals of the sport of ice hockey and to provide an opportunity for interscholastic competition between them and their cross-county peers.

Ice Hockey is a non-school-sponsored activity.

Meets: Off-Ice Training, On-Ice Practices, Games TBA

International Thespian Honor Society

Members are involved in at least one Theatre Arts course this school year, and have hours of involvement in the Theatre performances that meet the basic criteria. This is an application based organization.

It's Academic

Bring on the buzzers and the laughter! Students in all grades are welcome to join "It's Academic" team. Students meet weekly and participate in games, answering general knowledge questions that span the academic disciplines and extend to current events and even pop culture.

Meets: Room 304 Fridays 2:15pm-3:15pm

Italian Club

We want students to develop an understanding of Italian culture, history, and food and open up their minds to life in Italy and Italian speaking communities through fun experiences and activities including Italian games, cooking classes after school, and even field trips to see important Italian cultural items here in the area. Most club members are enrolled in Italian classes, but that is not a requirement. All are welcome!

Meets: TBA

Jazz Band

Jazz Big Band, consisting of Saxophones, Trumpets, Trombones, Guitar, Bass, and Drums. We meet weekly and perform at the RHS Music Department's concerts in December and May. Membership is open to all in the school. Auditions are held in September.

Meets: Thursday Evenings 6:30-8 pm

Latinx Dance Club

A club to learn, teach and share Latin music. From Salsa, Bachata, Merengue, Cumbia and Reggaeton. All students are welcome

Meets: TBA- Most likely during Gator Break- Atrium

Los Gators Latinos

Provide a group where Hispanic students can gather together after school to encourage academic achievement and activities that promote cultural awareness.

Meets: Every other Wednesday starting in October

Marching Band

The purpose of the marching band is to provide half-time entertainment at home RHS football games and compete at a high level at regional marching band competitions throughout the east coast.

Meets: August - October 6:00 - 9:00 PM in the Band Room

Math Honors Society

MHS provides free drop-in tutoring to RHS students after school Monday-Thusday until 2:45pm. Take advantage of this opportunity for HW help, makeup work, test preparation and SAT prep. Applications to become a member/tutor open at the beginning of the school year and will be advertised by math teachers.

Meets: Monday-Thursday after school until 2:45 in Room 324

Math Science Club

Students tutor or can be tutored in various math and sciences course.

Meets: TBA

Math Team

The math team meets weekly to practice mathematics problems. Once a month we compete in the Howard County Mathematics League. The competitions are held at schools throughout the county. Any students interested can sign up with Mrs. Theimer in room 325 and get a permission slip for travel to meets.

Meets: Practices - Wednesdays 2:15 - 3:00, Meets - Wednesdays after school

MESA (Math, Engineering & Science Achievement))

The mission of Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory's (JHU/APL) MD MESA program is to advocate for STEM Education, Equity and Access in Maryland.

Meets: Tuesday from 2:45 - 4:00 pm in Room 301

National Art Honors Soceity

NAHS is an after school club for anyone who enjoys the process of making art and doing collaborative art projects for our school and local community. This club is open to anyone in grades 9-12, you do not have to be actively enrolled in an art class to be able to take it.

Meets: Wednesdays - 2:10-3:10 in Room 111

National Honor Society (NHS)

The National Honor Society (NHS) elevates a school’s commitment to the values of scholarship, service, leadership, and character. These four pillars have been associated with membership in the organization since its inception in 1921. Today, it is estimated that more than one million students participate in NHS activities. NHS chapters are found in all 50 states, US Territories, Canada, and around the world.

National Technical Honor Society

National Technical Honor Society is an organization honoring students who participate in the study of multiple STEM subjects.

Meets: TBA

National Technical Honor Society (NTHS)

NTHS honors the achievements of leading CTE students, provides scholarships, and cultivates excellence in today's highly competitive, skilled workforce.

Code: RHS-NTHS

One Love

The One Love Club promotes healthy relationships and teachers teenagers the signs of relationship abuse.

Meets: TBA

Orchestra

Students will perform a variety of orchestral literature while developing individual and ensemble skills in concerts, performance assessments, and community programs.

Reservoir Film Club

We will meet and discuss movies, play trivia and other games, watch movies, and debate our favorite movies.

Meets: Gator Break in Room 217

Reservoir Scholars

Reservoir Scholars - SENIORS ONLY

Resinance

Reservoir's a cappella vocal ensemble (think Pentatonix). This group meets once a week and will perform at music department concerts and for other school functions.

Meets: TBA

RHS Coding Club

The RHS Coding Club seeks to advance the field of computer science and programming through competitive events and opportunites. 

RHS Coding Club meets alternatively with Girls Who Code.

Meetings: Thursday from 2:45 - 4:00 pm in Room 301

RHS Esports

RHS Esports is a place for casual and competitive gaming, with frequent tournaments and multiple teams taking on other schools.

Join our discord server for more info.

Meets: Wednesdays until 4pm in Portable 4

RHS Robotics Club

Students compete in the First Robotics-First Tech Challenge.

Information can be found by going to www.firstinspires.org/robotics/frc

Meets: Monday & Thursday after school from the beginning of school through the regular season.

RHS Scholars Leadership Program (formerly Delta Scholars)

This is an honors club for girls in grades 10-12 who maintain a GPA of 3.0 or better. There is is application process to gain membership and our focus is service and leadership.

Meets: TBA

RHSTV News

Student lead news team, reporting on news around the school.

Meets: TBA

Science National Honor Society

SNHS is the prominent scientific organization that will engender a new group of young thinkers who will be the future of industry, research, and scientific exploration for America. Requirements: Current Junior or Senior

Meets: TBA

Science Olympiad

Science Olympiad functions much like a football or soccer team, requiring preparation, commitment, coaching and practice throughout the year. The events reflect the ever-changing nature of genetics, earth science, chemistry, anatomy, physics, geology, mechanical engineering and technology.

Meets: Wednesdays 2:15 in Room 309

Spanish National Honor Society

For students in Spanish IV or above. Induction will take place in the Fall.

Meets: TBA

Speech & Debate Team

We compete against private and public schools in the Central Maryland area in 3 styles of debate including Lincoln Douglas, Congress and Public Forum debate and 8 styles of speech including oratory, drama and extemporaneous and impromptu speaking. We have the current Baltimore champions in Duo Interpretation, Impromptu, and Extemporaneous Speaking.

Sponsor: TBD

Meets: TBA

Student Government Association

The Reservoir High School Student Government Association provides a unique opportunity for students to serve as effective leaders and role models for their peers. SGA is an organization which focuses on creating a positive school environment where leadership, service and spirit are valued. The goals of the reservoir SGA include helping students to develop leadership skills while providing a service organization for all RHS and Howard County students, and for the community.

Meets: TBA- Most likely during Gator Break- Atrium

Student Voice Association

SVA is a student-led group that amplifies and elevates student concerns on social justice issues.

Meets: TBA

Swim Club

Students participate in the Howard County High School Swim Invitational. The club is looking to expand its activities.

Meets: TBA

Tabletop Gaming Club

A place for students to play Dungeons & Dragons, Magic: The Gathering, and board games.

Meets: TBA

Tenor-Bass Choir

An extra-curricular choir made up of tenors and basses. The choir rehearses once a week and will perform at the major music department concerts.

Meets: TBA

Theatre Arts Productions

The purpose is to develop the skills and talents of students on and off stage though the creation of full scale theatrical productions.

Meets: TBA

Treble Choir

An extra-curricular choir of sopranos and altos. The choir rehearses once a week and will perform at the major music department concerts.

Meets: TBA

Tri-M Honor Society

Reservoir's Chapter of the National Music Honor Society

Students must be currently enrolled in a music performance ensemble and have applied to be a member.

Meets: 4th Monday of each Month